Contract Awarded for Brush Trucks
Patriot Marine Fabricating of Forked River, NJ was awarded the bid to build three 2013 F-350 Brush Trucks and Refurb and Bar Out Station 3’s 1996 H-1 Hummer. Patriot Fabricating built 5 other trucks for Fort Dix that includes the current 2004 F-350 Brush Trucks 36 & 37. More information and pictures to come.The 3 Fords were sent to Flynn’s Towing in Easthampton, NJ where a 3 inch lift kit, Pro Comp Dual Steering Stabilizer System, Bilstein Shocks and K&N Air Intakes were Installed. Hurley’s Automotive of Juliustown, NJ mounted the 35 inch Good Year Wrangler MT/R tires on the super single rims.
The two white F-350s will be completed first followed by the red F-350 and then the white Hummer. Patriot will install the brush cage, complete under carriage protection, front and rear fabricated bumpers as well as side reinforcement and steps. They will also mount the 250 Gallon Tank and pump and plumb the whole system. All lighting will be wired into the factory “up-fitter” switches and then Rhino Lined and painted.
The white trucks will have black bumpers and brush cages and black reflective striping. The red truck will have red bumpers and brush cages and matching black striping.